Ford and Forlano

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Ford and Forlano: Ball Bead Earrings, Polymer earrings with sterling silver ear wires. 1 1/4" diameter beads.
Ball Bead Earrings
Polymer earrings with sterling silver ear wires. 1 1/4" diameter beads.
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($323.00)
Ford and Forlano: Button Earrings, Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Button Earrings
Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($269.00)
Ford and Forlano: Button Earrings, Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Button Earrings
Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($269.00)
Ford and Forlano: Button Earrings, Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Button Earrings
Post earrings in polymer and oxidized sterling silver. 1 x 3/4".
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($269.00)
Ford and Forlano: Big Bead Necklace, Necklace in polymer, sterling silver, and magnets. 23 x 1 1/2".
Big Bead Necklace
Necklace in polymer, sterling silver, and magnets. 23 x 1 1/2".
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($3763.00)
Ford and Forlano: Tube Necklace, Necklace in polymer, sterling silver, and magnets. 29 x 3".
Tube Necklace
Necklace in polymer, sterling silver, and magnets. 29 x 3".
Exhibit: A Meeting of Minds
Item is available Available ($6988.00)
Ford and Forlano: Okeeffe Brooch #30, Brooch in sterling silver and polymer clay. Largest diameter measures approximately 3".
Okeeffe Brooch #30
Brooch in sterling silver and polymer clay. Largest diameter measures approximately 3".
Item is available Available ($376.00)
Ford and Forlano: Large Shell Earrings, Sterling silver and polymer clay. Approx. 1.75" diameters.
Large Shell Earrings
Sterling silver and polymer clay. Approx. 1.75" diameters.
Item is available Available ($258.00)
Ford and Forlano: Pillow Necklace - Reversible, In polymer and oxidized sterling silver. Pillows are approximately 1.5" in diameter. Necklace is 20" in length.
Pillow Necklace - Reversible
In polymer and oxidized sterling silver. Pillows are approximately 1.5" in diameter. Necklace is 20" in length.
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Ford and Forlano: , Cuff bracelet in sterling silver and polymer. Inner circumference is 8"
Cuff bracelet in sterling silver and polymer. Inner circumference is 8"
Exhibit: Subtle Set
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Ford and Forlano: , Pillow pendant in sterling silver and polymer with oxidized sterling silver neckwire that is 18" in length (not pictured). Pendant measures 2.5" in diameter.
Pillow pendant in sterling silver and polymer with oxidized sterling silver neckwire that is 18" in length (not pictured). Pendant measures 2.5" in diameter.
Exhibit: Subtle Set
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Ford and Forlano: "1964", Brooch in polymer and sterling silver. 5.25 x 3.5 x 0.5"
"1964"
Brooch in polymer and sterling silver. 5.25 x 3.5 x 0.5"
Exhibit: Celebrating 70
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Biographical Information for Ford and Forlano:


Residence: Pennsylvania

Steven Ford
BFA, Painting, Tyler School of Art, 1986;
Washington University, St Louis, 1982-84
Apprentice, The Fabric Workshop, 1992

David Forlano
BFA, Painting, Tyler School of Art, 1986


Awards (partial listing)

Fuller Museum Purchase Craft Show, 2006
Brodin Artisic Expression Award, 2005
Gold, Award, Smithsonian Craft Show, 2004, 2006
Best of Jewelry, American Craft Exposition, 2003
Best of Show, CraftBoston, 2003, 2004
Merit Award, Smithsonian Craft Show, 2003
Best of Show, Philadelphia Craft Show, 2002
First Prize, ACC/San Francisco Craft Show, 2002
Honorable Mention, Smithsonian Craft Show, 2002
First Prize, Baltimore Winter Craft Show, 2001
First Prize, Westchester Craft Show, 2000
Award of Excellence, American Crafts Council, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2008


Exhibitions (partial listing)

2009 Challenging the Chatelaine, Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Jewelry at Large, Craft Alliance, St louis, MO
2008 Neoteric Matter, Long Beach Island Foundation, LBI, NJ
2007 Jewelry by Artists: The Daphne Farago Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Organica (solo), Sherrie Gallerie, Columbus, OH
2006 Ford and Forlano, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
2005 Multiple Palettes/Varied Vision, White Lotus Gallery, Eugene, OR
Magnificent Extravagance, Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI
2004 Ford/Forlano (solo), Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, AZ
Not for the Faint of Heart, Facere Jewelry Art, Seattle, WA
The Body Adorned, Kentucky Museum of Arts and Design, Louisville, KY
2003 Adornment, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
Colour, International Metalsmith Exhibition Center, Albuquerque, NM
A Fetish For Surface, University Place Art Center, Lincoln, NE
One & Only, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2002 Found Objects, Snyderman/Works Gallery, SOFA, Chicago, IL
Seeing Spots, Florida Craftsmen, St Petersburg, FL; Houston Center for Crafts, Houston, TX
Charon Kransen Arts, SOFA, New York, NY
Functional Fine Art, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Rocks and Flowers (solo), The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2001 Ford/Forlano (solo), Obsidian Gallery, Tuscon, AZ
Quinta Essentia, Facere Jewelry Art, Seattle, WA
2000 Color, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
Surface Ecstatic, Facere Jewelry Art, Seattle, WA


Museum Collections

Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI


Publications (partial listing)

Cover article, Ornament, 2006
Challenging the Chatelaine, Helsinki design Museum, 2006
500 Necklaces, Lark Books, 2006
Review of exhibition at Gallery Materia, American Craft, June/July, 2004
Ford + Forlano, Serendipitous Structure, Marjorie Simon, Metalsmith, Winter 2003
Artist's Statement, Ornament, Fall 2001
City Zen Masters, Lapidary Journal, December 1998
Exhibition in Print, Bruce Metcalf, Metalsmith, 1997


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